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Hong Kong’s one Country, two system in danger; Mass protests erupts

(STL.News) China is preparing to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong, in a show of legal force that threatens to reignite the territory’s pro-democracy movement. YouTube video courtesy of…

Mike Pompeo: U.S. condemns China’s ‘disastrous proposal’ on Hong Kong

(STL.News) U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called China’s proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic…

China to set up security agencies in Hong Kong

(STL.News) China’s senior legislator explained the legislative procedures and principles of a draft decision on establishing and improving the legal system and enforcement mechanisms for the Hong Kong Special Administrative…

Hong Kong braces for protests over new China security law

(STL.News) Hong Kong‘s authorities are braced for protests this weekend after China announced plans to impose a new security law on the city.  It would ban activity Beijing considers subversive. …

Beijing envoy takes on the Hong Kong protest movement

(STL.News) Fifteen veteran pro-democracy figures were arrested last month on charges of unlawful assembly.  The case is drawing attention to the role of Beijing‘s new top envoy in the territory,…

Hong Kong leader rejects calls for probe into police crackdown

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has rejected protesters’ demands for an independent investigation into police conduct during last year’s demonstrations (STL.News) On Friday, the Independent Police Complaints Council presented its…

Hundreds gather in Hong Kong malls as anti-gov’t rallies reemerge

(STL.News) Police in Hong Kong have broken up protests in several major shopping centers.  Despite social distancing controls, Hong Kong is seeing a revival of anti-government demonstrations. Al Jazeera’s Divya…